M. L. (Suresh) Raghavan

M. L. (Suresh) Raghavan
Professor, Biomedical Engineering
Additional Titles: 
Robert and Virginia Wheeler Faculty Fellow of Engineering
Researcher Center for Computer-Aided Design
Researcher Iowa Institute for Biomedical Imaging
(319) 335-5704
1136 Seamans Center for the Engineering Arts and Sciences
Joined the College of Engineering: 
2000
Education: 
Ph.D., Bioengineering, University of Pittsburgh, 1998
B.S. Mechanical Engineering, Coimbatore Institute of Technology, India, 1992
Present Research Interests: 
Biomechanics of aneurysms and endovascular grafts
Mechanics of biological and engineered soft tissues
heart valve mechanics
Biomechanics of swallowing
Active Scientific and Professional Society Memberships: 
Biomedical Engineering Society
American Society of Mechanical Engineers
American Society of Biomechanics
Special Fields of Knowledge: 
Cardiovascular biomechanics
finite element method, geometric modeling
3D reconstruction
mechanical testing of biologic tissues